Loyola University Chicago

University Staff Council

2021 Staff Recognition Awards

2021 Award Winners

*Pictured left to right, top to bottom: John Buethe, Dr. Winifred Williams, Keith Kramer, Dawn Collins, and President Rooney.

The 2021 Staff Recognition and Excellence Award Winners

  • Staff Member of the Year: Dawn Collins, Division of Student Development

    Nominees: Kana Henning, Lauren Yurman, Joan Holden, Rebecca (Beccy) Sullivan, Samantha Dumm, Keith Kramer, Steven Betancourt, Kathleen Andrade, Dora Jacks, Kieran Murphy, April Browning, Sarah Shaaban, Kristoffer Beitler, Maria Lettiere, Michelle Bukowski, Marissa Lucchesi

  • Person for Others (or Kay Egan) Award: Linda Wejs, Registration & Records

    Nominees: John Conway, Mario Salgado, Mirta Garcia, Tracy Foxworth, Brian Houze, Nancy Argudo

  • Person for Community (or Megs Langdon) Award: Hannah Sternig, Community Service and Action (Mission Integration)

    Nominees: Astrid Beltran, Clare Roche

  • Person for Students (or Student Service) Award: John Buethe, Arrupe College

    Nominees: Leah Hegeholz, Antonio (Tone) McKoy, Maureen Kieffer, Molly Jordan, Jennifer Gettings, Amber Miller

  • Rising Star Award: Keith Kramer, Parkinson School of Health Sciences and Public Health

    Nominees: Anna Shymanski Zach, Ashley Gisiger, Aurora Castaneda, James Nettleton, Kathleen Philbin, Kevin Pease, Meg Sieberg, Pamela Raulfs, Rebecca (Beccy) Sullivan, Teryn Robinson

  • Team Spirit Award: The Wellness Center

    Nominees: Brian Slavinskas/Missy Alich/Stefanie Rute, College of Arts & Sciences Advising Team, Collection Site Team

Congratulations to all our nominees and award recipients!

Presentation and Award Ceremony

On Behalf of University Staff Council and Human Resources, we thank everyone for attending the Annual Recognition and Excellence Awards program on November 30. It was wonderful to see so many colleagues gather together (virtually) to commemorate and support the exemplary contributions made for our community on behalf of Loyola.

Additionally, we invite you to view a recording of the event as well as explore the list of Staff nominees and award recipients.


Past Winners

2019 Winners

2018 Winners

2017 Winners

2016 Winners

2015 Winners

2014 Winners